Hot temperatures returning to the Southwest

After a brief reprieve, the southwestern U.S. will heat up again on Sunday and last for several days. Temperatures will be 10 to 15 degrees above normal in some locations, with daytime highs reaching 100 degrees in parts of the Inland Empire of southern California, and reaching 100-115 degrees in the deserts of Calif., Nevada and Arizona.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Leadville, Lake County Airport (KLXV)

Lat: 39.23°NLon: 106.32°WElev: 9928ft.

Fair

45°F

7°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed NE 3 mph
Barometer 30.57 in (1017.7 mb)
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 Jun 6:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NW Jefferson CO

  • Today

    Today: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 74. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 45. West wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 45 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Sunny, with a high near 73. West northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. North northeast wind around 6 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 45 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 72 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 69.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Increasing clouds, with a high near 74. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Tonight
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 45. West wind 6 to 8 mph.
Monday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Sunny, with a high near 73. West northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. North northeast wind around 6 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 69.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NW Jefferson CO
 39.43°N 105.85°W (Elev. 10197 ft)
5:39 am MDT Jun 26, 2016
7am MDT Jun 26, 2016-6pm MDT Jul 2, 2016
 
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